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Creators:
National Postal Museum.
Dates:
1991-1993
Size:
1 oversize folder.
Collection ID:
Accession 14-296
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of architectural drawings for the construction of the National Postal Museum (NPM). Also included are posters for the opening of the museum on July 30, 1993. Materials include architectural drawings, floor plans, and posters.

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Creators:
Farber, Joan C., Dr.
Farber, Joseph C., 1903-1994
Dates:
circa 1930-1990
bulk 1962-1990
Size:
15 Cubic feet (71 boxes, Color transparencies and negatives on film; silver gelatin on photonegatives, 11" x 14")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0520
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Black-and-white negatives, black-and-white prints, and color transparencies, mostly created for specific book projects, articles in Antiques magazine, etc. Generally, color was used for magazine articles, while black-and-white images were intended for books. Collection also includes photographs of personal or family significance, and some early art...

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Dates:
1990-2004
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting architectural design, construction and renovation of National Museum of the American Indian facilities during the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990-2007. Facilities include the Cultural Resources Center in Suitland, Maryland and the National Mall Building in Washington, D.C. Materials ...

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Dates:
1992-1993
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-305
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of statements of interest and qualifications from architecture firms interested in submitting a design for the National Museum of the American Indian Mall museum and the collections center in Suitland, Maryland, later known as the Cultural Resources Center. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, statements of...

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Creators:
Finn, Dallas, 1919-2012
Dates:
1975-1990
Size:
5,500 color slides
Collection ID:
FSA.A2010.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This Collection contains in 24 albums over 5,500 color 35mm slides of Western-style architecture created during Japan's modernization, primarily druing Meiji Period (1868-1912). Taken throughout Japan between 1975-1990 by Dallas Finn, they were research materials in prepration for her book, Meiji Revisited: the Sites of Victorian Japan (New York, W...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
circa 1959-1973
Size:
7 oversize folders.
Collection ID:
Accession 11-207
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting architectural designs for the proposed National Air Museum (later the National Air and Space Museum) Building as well as for exhibitions and office spaces in both the National Air and Space Museum Building and the Arts and Industries Building. Materials include elevations, floor plans, concept ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Information Technology and Society
Dates:
circa 1957-1987
Size:
3.07 cu. ft. (5 blueprint storage boxes) (1 16x20 box) (4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting exhibition programs created by the Division of Information Technology and Society at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), previously known as the Museum of History and Technology (MHT), 1957-1969, and the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), 1969-1980. A significant po...

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Creators:
Agate, Alfred T.
Dates:
1838-42
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS382524
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation
Dates:
circa 1960-2000
Size:
24.5 cu. ft. (49 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-007
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of information files, original reports and correspondence, papers and articles, and other background material on Smithsonian buildings. Most records document the Smithsonian Institution Building ("Castle"). There are a few files on the Arts & Industries Building and other Smithsonian facilities. These records were ...

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
1994-2001
Size:
1.43 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12x17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of repair and renovation records related to the renovation of the Grand Salon at the Renwick Gallery in 2000. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, object lists, meeting minutes, floor plans, building inspection reports, specifications, construction schedules, and architectural drawings.

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